Does anyone think that thyme essential oil would have the same kind of effect as thyme steeped in witch hazel? I like this tincture but I find it difficult to use all over my face more than once in a day because the alcohol is pretty drying (my skin is generally more dry than oily).
When I was reading about thyme it was said explicitly that it is the tincture that works and not the essential oil. But you can always try
I might actually be switxhing to a niacinamide topical. B vitamin which as been marketed by different pharm companies , and been shown to be as effective in not more than clindamycin with no possibility for antibacterial resistance . Also it's renowned for its ability to prevent water loss from the epidermal layer, and antiflammatory effects, oh and it's natural.
So I am going to switch to making my own niacinamide gel as I have seen from other DYI users. Niacin is extremely stable , so I plan on using aloe Vera as a carrier and pure niacin-amide powder.
Sounds really awesome and promising I have read about good things in regards to nicatimamide, so I hope this will work for you! When you do make it, can you provide a recipe here so people can make it for themselves if they see it works for you!
I also don't know how to get that article on this post lol.
The one from earlier? Didn't the message go through with it attached?
Hmmm no if you did I do not see it…can you send it again please?